Our Family Generated Anti-Violence Initiative (FGAVI) Domestic Violence Planning Committee have been meeting consistently on a weekly bases planning for the organization’s Domestic Violence Walk/Rally scheduled for, Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 1:00-3:30pm.   Please also see attached flyer for more detailed information:  2018 DV Flyer 2

Federal School Safety Commission Hearing

Three of Communities for Just School Funds (CJSF) partners in the South was invited to attend and be speakers at the Federal School Safety Commission 4th and final public listening session in Montgomery, AL held on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at the Alabama State Capitol. The hearing gave an opportunity to ensure that recommendations of […]


The City of Durant and Durant Excel By 5 Coalition are inviting providers in the fields of education, community health, and public safety to participate in their annual community celebration to emphasize public safety, quality education, better community health, and early learning for the children in the Durant area.  All are invited to participate in […]

8th National Civil Rights Conference – Meridian/Philadelphia, MS

2018 Conference Theme:  Rise, Advocate, Educate and Cooperate – Making A Way Out of No Way  The National Education and Empowerment Coalition, Inc. and the cities of Philadelphia and Meridian sponsored an exciting and informative conference held on June 17-20, 2018.  The National Civil Rights Conference also coincide with the annual Mississippi Civil Rights Memorial […]